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1. Woody Allen Woody Allen Writer, Annie Hall Woody Allen was born on December 1, 1935 in Brooklyn, New York. As a young boy he became intrigued with magic tricks and playing the clarinet, two hobbies that he continues today. He broke into show business at 15 years when he started writing jokes for a local paper, receiving $200 a week. He later moved on to write jokes for talk shows but felt that his jokes were being wasted...
2. Zoë Kravitz Zoë Kravitz Actress, X-Men: First Class Zoe Isabella Kravitz, the daughter of Lenny Kravitz and Lisa Bonet, was born on December 1, 1988 in New York City. Zoe's love and interest in acting developed from classes she began taking while in school. Wasting little time, Zoe started working on two films during her senior year in high school; No Reservations...
3. Sarah Silverman Sarah Silverman Actress, Wreck-It Ralph Sassy, sharp tongued actress / comedian / writer from Bedford, New Hampshire who first started out writing in the 1990s for Saturday Night Live, and then moved on to the HBO program Mr. Show with Bob and David. Her quick wit and attractive features meant she was ideal on either side of the camera, and Silverman soon broke into feature films with appearances in Bulworth, There's Something About Mary and The Bachelor...
4. Emily Mortimer Emily Mortimer Actress, Shutter Island English actress Emily Mortimer is the daughter of writer and barrister Sir John Mortimer and his second wife, Penelope. She was educated at St Paul's Girls' School in West London, and it was whilst there she began acting. Mortimer moved on from school to Lincoln College, Oxford University, where she studied English Literature and Russian...
5. Katherine LaNasa Katherine LaNasa Actress, The Campaign Actress, former ballet dancer and choreographer Katherine LaNasa was born in New Orleans, Louisiana and originally trained as a ballet dancer, but had attended the North Carolina School of Arts, in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, as well as the Neighbourhood Playhouse in New York. In 1989, she married Dennis Hopper...
6. Bette Midler Bette Midler Soundtrack, Beaches Multi Grammy Award-winning singer/comedienne/author who has also proven herself to be a very capable actress in a string of both dramatic and comedic roles, Bette Midler was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, on December 1, 1945. She studied drama at the University of Hawaii and got her musical career started by performing in gay bathhouses with piano accompaniment from Barry Manilow...
7. Nestor Carbonell Nestor Carbonell Actor, The Dark Knight
8. Richard Pryor Richard Pryor Self, Richard Pryor: Live in Concert Highly influential, and always controversial, African/American actor/comedian who was equally well known for his colorful language during his live comedy shows, as for his fast paced life, multiple marriages and battles with drug addiction. He has been acknowledged by many modern comic artist's as a key influence on their careers...
9. Dean O'Gorman Dean O'Gorman Actor, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
10. Jeremy Northam Jeremy Northam Actor, Cypher Jeremy Philip Northam was born in Cambridge, England to parents John and Rachel, both university professors. John Northam is best known for his translations of Henrik Ibsen. The family moved to Bristol, in 1972, where Jeremy attended Bristol Grammar School. Jeremy graduated from Bedford College, University of London...
11. Treat Williams Treat Williams Actor, 127 Hours Treat Williams is the Connecticut-born, prep-school-educated actor who first made a serious commitment to his craft during his days at Pennsylvania's Franklin and Marshall College. Working summers with the nearby Fulton Repertory Theatre at Lancaster in the heart of Amish country, Williams performed the classics as well as contemporary dramas and musicals...
12. Carol Alt Carol Alt Actress, To Rome with Love Discovered while waiting tables in a restaurant during her freshman Year at Hofstra University, Carol Alt became a successful model with the Elite Agency. After a long career gracing the covers of many magazines and appearing in exercise videos, she began acting in European films. Most of her films are made and released in Italy...
13. Mark Ghanimé Mark Ghanimé Actor, Pilot Raised in Montreal, this half Lebanese, trilingual actor's first foray into the world of acting was a stint on a Juliette Lewis movie in 2003. Since getting his start, Mark has absorbed techniques from Meisner & Hagen and developed a love for the craft and building a wide variety of characters. As his resume grew quite quickly...
14. Charlene Tilton Charlene Tilton Actress, #1 Cheerleader Camp
15. Riz Ahmed Riz Ahmed Actor, Four Lions
16. Golden Brooks Golden Brooks Actress, Timecode
17. Nate Torrence Nate Torrence Actor, She's Out of My League
18. Lombardo Boyar Lombardo Boyar Actor, Happy Feet
19. Larry Charles Larry Charles Director, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan Larry Charles (born February 20, 1956) is an American writer, director, and producer. He is best known as a staff writer for the American sitcom Seinfeld for its first 5 seasons, contributing some of the show's darkest and most absurd story-lines. He has also directed the films Borat, Religulous and Brüno.
20. Julie Condra Julie Condra Actress, Crying Freeman Julie Condra was born and grew up in Ballinger and San Antonio, Texas. At the age of 9, she began acting and appeared in local TV commercials in San Antonio. Six years later, she became a model for a short time and moved to LA at age 16. Her mother acted as her agent, and soon she appeared in several movies and TV series...
21. Janelle Monáe Janelle Monáe Soundtrack, Friends with Benefits
22. Malachi Throne Malachi Throne Actor, Catch Me If You Can Malachi Throne, the character actor who became one of the more ubiquitous faces on television from the "Golden Age" of the 1950s through the 21st Century, was born in New York City on December 1, 1928, the son of Samuel and Rebecca Throne, who had immigrated to America from the Austro-Hungarian Empire. He began performing at an early age...
23. Jouko Ahola Jouko Ahola Actor, Kingdom of Heaven
24. Akiva Schaffer Akiva Schaffer Director, The Watch
25. Obba Babatundé Obba Babatundé Actor, The Silence of the Lambs Obba Babatundé is one of the busiest actors in Hollywood, juggling careers in film, television and stage. Babatundé recently appeared in Paramount Pictures' The Manchurian Candidate, as well as the critically acclaimed film The Notebook, while continuing to star as the father on the UPN sitcom Half & Half...
26. Dick Shawn Dick Shawn Actor, The Producers One-of-a-kind nightclub comedian/singer Dick Shawn (ne Richard Schulefand) was as off-the-wall as they came and, as such, proved to be rather an acquired taste. Way ahead of his time most say, it was extremely difficult indeed to know how to properly tap into this man's eclectic talents. Shawn began...
27. Mary Martin Mary Martin Actress, Peter Pan Originally a dance instructor she came to Broadway during the Depression to begin her career as a professional actress. A daughter of Texas she had originally began work as a dance instructor until a local Evangelical adherent burned down her studio citing her work as being to sinful for human nature...
28. David Doyle David Doyle Actor, General Hospital David Fitzgerald Doyle was born in Lincoln, Nebraska December 1, 1929. He was the son of Mary Ruth Fitzgerald and Lewis Raymond (Lum) Doyle, a prominent Lincoln attorney. His maternal grandfather was John Fitzgerald, a prominent banker and railroad builder in Nebraska. His paternal grandfather was T...
29. Karissa Staples Karissa Staples Actress, Dissing Cousins Karissa Lee Staples was born in Portland, Maine. At 19, after years of performing in community and professional theater productions, she moved to New York City to study at an acting conservatory before ultimately landing in Los Angeles. Staples is best known for her series regular roles as Victoria Jagger in the Gemini-nominated sitcom...
30. Michael Esper Michael Esper Actor, A Beautiful Mind
31. Ron Melendez Ron Melendez Actor, Children of the Corn III: Urban Harvest Born and raised in Southern California, Ron Melendez knew from a very young age that he wanted to be an actor. Inspired by his family's weekly trips to the movie theater (his parent's would often take him out of school to see the latest release), Ron began pursuing his career at 16. While still in high school...
32. Mark Thompson Mark Thompson Actor, Mother Ghost
33. Andrew Adamson Andrew Adamson Director, Shrek 2
34. Justin Chadwick Justin Chadwick Director, The Other Boleyn Girl
35. Paul Picerni Paul Picerni Actor, House of Wax As a child Paul Picerni had aspirations to become an attorney until he acted in an eighth-grade play and later learned that the school principal liked his performance and called him "a born actor". He next appeared in little theater productions, then (after World War II Air Force service) on the stage at Loyola University...
36. Allyn Ann McLerie Allyn Ann McLerie Actress, Jeremiah Johnson Talented actress, dancer and singer with a long history on Broadway, and in Hollywood, and television, Ms. McLerie apparently decided to retire in 1993. She is married to actor George Gaynes.
37. Taylor Roberts Taylor Roberts Actress, Mona Lisa Smile Taylor Roberts is an American actress, poet, and founder of Porphyrogene Skincare. A North Carolina girl at heart, Taylor was named for her Mother's side of the family. The Taylors were original settlers of Carolina and Virginia, and Taylor's grandfather was a cousin of the late actress, Dame Elizabeth Taylor...
38. Ploy Jindachote Ploy Jindachote Actress, The Impossible Ploy Jindachote was born in Bangkok, Thailand December 1st, 1982. Soon after birth, Ploy and her parents relocated to the US so both her parents could continue their studies in a Masters program. The family initially moved to Atlanta, Georgia where Ploy attended Schnider's and Rockbridge Elementary School...
39. Maggie Steed Maggie Steed Actress, The Painted Veil Born Margaret Baker in Plymouth, Devon, in 1946, Maggie Steed studied drama with the Old Vic Theatre School in Bristol, graduating in the late 1960s. However, her first professional engagements were as an assistant stage manager, working behind the scenes in a somewhat lowly capacity, because, she says...
40. Jonny Cruz Jonny Cruz Actor, Cool Wheels
41. Pablo Escobar Pablo Escobar Self, Ciudadano Escobar
42. Savannah McReynolds Savannah McReynolds Actress, Beyond the Blackboard
43. Chanel Preston Chanel Preston Actress, Tomb Raider XXX: An Exquisite Films Parody Chanel Preston grew up in Alaska with a love of performing. Whether it was reciting lines of William Shakespeare in the community theater or awing her family with piano recitals of Sergei Rachmaninoff's concertos, Chanel fed off the energy of the crowd. Dancing, painting and playing the trumpet were additional ways she experienced the performance high...
44. Richard Keith Richard Keith Actor, Building a Bar-B-Q Keith Thibodeaux, billed as "Richard Keith" in I Love Lucy episodes, started playing drums at the age of two in Lafayette, Louisiana. He began touring the United States at the tender age of three and ended up in Hollywood, California auditioning for Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball's popular comedy "I Love Lucy"...
45. Ali Mosaffa Ali Mosaffa Actor, The Past Mosaffa was born in Tehran, Iran. His father, Mozaher Mosaffa is a renowned Persian poet and professor of Persian literature at the University of Tehran (UT). Mosaffa's mother, Amir Banoo Karimi is also a leading scholar and professor of Persian literature at the University of Tehran (UT) and the eldest daughter of the legendary Persian poet, Amiri Firuzkuhi...
46. Edouard Baer Edouard Baer Actor, Asterix and Obelix Meet Cleopatra
47. Ashley Monique Clark Ashley Monique Clark Actress, Liar Liar
48. David Topp David Topp Actor, The Box David Topp is an award-winning American actor and filmmaker. In May of 2014, he won Best Actor at the prestigious Young Artist Awards in Hollywood and the first film that he starred in and co-produced The Box won the honor of a Bronze Telly Award in June. He is a young Renaissance man of many diverse talents and abilities...
49. Keith Michell Keith Michell Actor, Henry VIII and His Six Wives Keith Michell, the Emmy Award-winning Australian television and movie actor best known for portraying King Henry VIII , was born on December 1, 1928 in Adelaide, South Australia and brought up a little less than 150 miles away in Warnertown, which is near Port Pirie. He taught art until he made his debut on the Adelaide stage in 1947, following that up with his first appearance in London in 1951...
50. Jonathan Katz Jonathan Katz Writer, House of Games
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